County Residents Ponder Trails

By Wednesday afternoon, 355 people had completed Kandiyohi County’s online trail survey, according to Matt Johnson, community development director at Mid-Minnesota Development Commission Community. Johnson shared that information with the people attending the county’s trail open house at the New London Senior Center. “We really are at the preliminary stage — getting input so the…
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Open House Reminder

Just a reminder that Kandiyohi County is hosting an open house from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the New London Senior Center to share information and obtain public input on existing and potential new bicycle and pedestrian trails. Maps will be available for the public to view. Kandiyohi County is developing a bicycle and…
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The Future Of Trails

Following my spiel on the topic, there’s a report about a county trail meeting from the West Central Tribune written by reporter Anne Polta. Anyone interested in the future of area trails should consider attending the May 11 meeting. When trails and some other option — such as a wider shoulder on a road or…
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Not An Ironman This Year

About 3,000 people rode in the 50th annual Minnesota Ironman Bike Ride on Sunday. They endured what Willmar cyclist David Moody described as “Lots of rain and plenty of wind, too.” That was from an email by Moody, whose recent participation in the Ride for World Health has been the subject of recent posts on…
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880 Miles For World Health

While he spent two weeks bicycling in a fundraising ride, David Moody said the discipline involved seemed like something else. “This almost seemed like a military operation with focus on mission and operation,” Moody said of the time he spent with Ride for World Health. “By 7 a.m. everyone was ready and on the road,”…
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